Items Tagged With legal matters

Moby-Dick in the Internet Age, Writers Respond to Paris Attacks, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 11.16.15

Shakespeare & Company bookstore served as refuge during Paris attacks; The Diary of Anne Frank gets a coauthor; literature’s relation to evolutionary theory; and other news.

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Saving the University of Akron Press

by Kevin Nance

News and Trends

Posted 10.14.15

November/December 2015

When universities face budget cuts, their presses are often the first to meet the chopping block, causing waves of unemployment for writers and editors alike. In the wake of their own shutdown, however, the University of Akron community fought to get theirs back.

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AWP Under Fire, Ferrante Fever, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 8.27.15

The turmoil behind Harper Lee's Go Set a Watchman; on marriage, writing, and Clarice Lispector; the total weirdness of the book tour; and other news.

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Rethinking Poetic Citizenship

by Momo Chang

News and Trends

Posted 6.17.15

July/August 2015

In an effort to open writing contests and grants to undocumented immigrants, a group called the “Undocupoets” successfully petitions some of the most prominent presses and literary organizations in America.

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